The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 7 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 18.33% 6.79% 8.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.41% 21.57% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 13
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Linux
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 51 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 32.50% 31.48% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 31 49 53
Average salary £33,500 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.83% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region.

Linux Salary Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 43 (79.63%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) WAN
2 23 (42.59%) Cisco
2 23 (42.59%) Juniper
2 23 (42.59%) Firewall
2 23 (42.59%) VMware
3 22 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (38.89%) SAN
5 18 (33.33%) CommVault
5 18 (33.33%) Project Management
5 18 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (33.33%) Network Security
5 18 (33.33%) Veeam
6 17 (31.48%) Internet
7 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (27.78%) Data Centre
8 15 (27.78%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (25.93%) Public Cloud
9 14 (25.93%) UNIX
10 12 (22.22%) SMTP
11 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
11 11 (20.37%) Hyper-V
12 10 (18.52%) SQL
12 10 (18.52%) Network Design
13 9 (16.67%) Java

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.41%) IBM Notes
3 4 (7.41%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (42.59%) WAN
1 23 (42.59%) Firewall
2 21 (38.89%) SAN
3 18 (33.33%) Network Security
4 17 (31.48%) Internet
5 12 (22.22%) SMTP
6 5 (9.26%) BGP
6 5 (9.26%) FTP
6 5 (9.26%) HTTP
6 5 (9.26%) OSPF
7 3 (5.56%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.70%) DHCP
8 2 (3.70%) DNS
9 1 (1.85%) Intranet
9 1 (1.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Technical Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Systems Architect
4 7 (12.96%) IT Support
5 5 (9.26%) Development Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Development Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) REST
2 3 (5.56%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) XML
2 3 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) Laravel
3 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.85%) RESTful
3 1 (1.85%) LAMP
3 1 (1.85%) Symfony
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 14 (25.93%) Public Cloud
3 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.26%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (5.56%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.85%) Blog
6 1 (1.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 43 (79.63%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (25.93%) UNIX
5 5 (9.26%) Mac OS
5 5 (9.26%) NetWare
6 4 (7.41%) CentOS
6 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Project Management
1 18 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 18 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 15 (27.78%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (18.52%) Network Design
4 6 (11.11%) Analytics
5 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.26%) Web Development
5 5 (9.26%) OO
6 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.56%) Migration
8 2 (3.70%) OOD
8 2 (3.70%) Information Management
8 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.70%) Software Licensing
9 1 (1.85%) BDD
9 1 (1.85%) Network Management
9 1 (1.85%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 9 (16.67%) Java
3 8 (14.81%) Perl
3 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
4 5 (9.26%) Python
4 5 (9.26%) C
5 4 (7.41%) VB
6 3 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (3.70%) C#
7 2 (3.70%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) CCNA
1 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.56%) MCITP
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) PhD
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.96%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Nagios
2 5 (9.26%) Icinga
2 5 (9.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (9.26%) Legato
3 4 (7.41%) Puppet
3 4 (7.41%) Cacti
4 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Cisco
1 23 (42.59%) Juniper
1 23 (42.59%) VMware
2 18 (33.33%) CommVault
2 18 (33.33%) Veeam
3 8 (14.81%) Dell
4 5 (9.26%) SolarWinds
5 4 (7.41%) Oracle
5 4 (7.41%) IBM
5 4 (7.41%) Lotus
6 3 (5.56%) Avaya
7 2 (3.70%) Google
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.85%) Sophos
8 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com